Better Returns. Better World.
What We Do
Responsible investment goes beyond the objective of saving the planet.
RI adds significant financial value to the investment process. Managers who learn to utilize ESG information can enhance portfolio returns, better manage risk, and increase enterprise value. Good business means good sustainable business practices, which also makes the world a better place.
How Does Responsible Investment Work?
Responsible investment uses ESG factors as its starting point. ESG factors are non-financial indicators with real financial impacts that help managers better evaluate potential investments. Managers analyze material ESG factors alongside traditional financial modeling to optimize investment decisions. ESG factors are intended to supplement (not limit) the investment selection process by helping to identify red flags or hidden gems. ESG should be considered an integral part of any investment process.
Let Our Experience Guide You
ESG Administration LLC (ESGA) was founded in February 2019 and provides ESG and impact reporting, consulting and outsourcing services for investment managers and their stakeholders. With over 25 years of experience in the financial services arena combined with 10 years of sustainability experience, ESGA brings a unique perspective on what matters most to our clients and their investors.
ESGA offers managers a low-cost entry point into the world of ESG investing. Each engagement is unique, and therefore, ESGA starts every ESG journey by listening to the needs of management in the context of their operations. This allows us to best customize our approach and tailor services to meet our clients’ specific ESG goals.
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Implementation Services Develop an ESG policy that meets your goals and fits within your culture and investment processes Create a socially responsible program for management company based on your principles Become a Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI) signatory Provide implementation ESG training Ongoing Services Compliance
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